By: Bishop, Marjorie de Freyne
Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia, The Craftsman Press: 1979
Inscription: Signed by Author
Seller ID: 012978
xi, + 98pp., floor plan layout front endpaper. Sepia halftone plate illustrations throughout, including subject-portrait frontispiece. Book clean and square. Illustrated boards covered with permanent clear adhesive film, which is partly soiled, including overlap on pastedowns. Signed by author on limitation page (500 copies printed, of which 45 were numbered and signed - this copy is signed only). The story of Melbourne, Victoria colonial master builder Edward Bishop (1844-1902), written by his eldest grand-daughter Marjorie de Freyne Bishop (1904-1989). The author lived all of her life in the... View More...